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Francis A. Countway Library

The Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine, one of the largest medical libraries in the world, serves the Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston Medical Library and the Massachusetts Medical Society. The Countway Library holds more than 630,000 volumes, subscribes to 3,500 current journal titles and houses over 10,000 non-current biomedical journal titles. The library also houses one of the world's leading medical history collections, and provides access to many electronic information resources. The Countway hosts The Center for the History of Medicine, which includes Archives and Records Management Program for the schools of the Harvard medical area, and the Warren Anatomical Museum.

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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Tuberculosis, Sanatoriums, Tuberculosis, Pulmonary, Hospitals, Special
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by La Mettrie, Julien Offray de, 1709-1751; Bussey, Gertrude Carman, 1888-1961; Calkins, Mary Whiton, 1863-1930, tr; Frederick II, King of Prussia, 1712-1786
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Contains text in both French and English
Topics: Physiology, Materialism, Mind and body, Physiology
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by Pozzi, S. (Samuel Jean), 1846-1918; Jayle, Félix Léon, 1866- ed
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Gynecology, Gynecology, Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
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by Fritsch, Heinrich, 1844-1915
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Includes biliographical references and index
Topics: Gynecology, Generative organs, Female, Women, Gynecology, Genital Diseases, Female
One of the frontispieces is a facsimile reproduction of the title page of the London 1652 edition
Topics: Psychology, Psychology, Depression, Depression, Mental
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Red Cross and Red Crescent, Red Cross
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Bibliographic footnotes
Topics: Medical jurisprudence, Forensic Medicine
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by Salem, F. W. (Frederick William)
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Includes index
Topics: Beer, Brewing industry, Temperance, Industries
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by Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos
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Title page dated 1547
Topics: Materia medica, Materia Medica
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Vols. 5-10 published by the estate of Constantine Hering
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
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by General Medical Council (Great Britain); General Medical Council (Great Britain)
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"Pursuant to the Medical Act, 1858."
Topic: Pharmacopoeias
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by Harvard University. Dental School; Loveland, Sterling Nye
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Topics: Harvard University. Dental School, Schools, Dental, History of Dentistry
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Volume 1: viii, 388 p. ; volume 2: viii, 474 p., 2 leaves of plates
Topics: Surgical Procedures, Operative, Surgery
Imprint from colophon
Topic: Medicine, Medieval
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by Testut, L. (Léo), 1849-1925
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t. 1. Ostéologie. Arthrologie. Myologie -- t. 2. Angéilogie. Système nerveux central -- t. 3. Système nerveux périphérique. Organes des sens -- t. 4. Appareil de la digestion. Appareil de la respiration et de la phonation. Appareil uro-génital. Embryologie
Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
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by Harvard Medical School
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Beginning with 1901/02 issued as a part of the University Publications (later the Official Register)
Topic: Harvard Medical School
Title in red and black; title vignette
Topics: Baths, Hydrotherapy, Hydrotherapy, Baths
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by Macnish, Robert, 1802-1837
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Includes index
Topics: Alcoholism, Alcoholism, Drinking of alcoholic beverages, Alcoholism
Spine title: Surgical instruments catalogue
Topics: Surgical Instruments, Orthopedic Equipment, Equipment and Supplies, Hospital, Surgical instruments...
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by Lallemand, F. (François), 1790-1853?
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Topics: Spermatorrhea, Generative organs, Male, Genital Diseases, Male
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by Winckel, F. (Franz), 1837-1912
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Genital Diseases, Female, Generative organs, Female, Gynecology, Gynecology
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by Gurney, Edmund, 1847-1888; Myers, Frederic William Henry, 1843-1901; Podmore, Frank, 1856-1910; Society for Psychical Research (Great Britain)
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"A large part of the material used in this book was sent to the authors as representatives of the Society for psychical research; and the book is published with the sanction of the council of that society... Mr. Myers is solely responsible for the Introduction, and for the Note on a suggested mode of psychical interaction.'... and Mr. Gurney... for the remainder of the book... The collection, examination, and appraisal of the evidence--has been a joint labor, of which Mr. Podmore has...
Topic: Parapsychology
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by Snow, John, 1813-1858; Richardson, Benjamin Ward, Sir, 1828-1896
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Topics: Snow, John, 1813-1858, Chloroform, Anesthesia, Chloroform, Anesthesia
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by Harvard Medical School
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Beginning with 1901/02 issued as a part of the University Publications (later the Official Register)
Topic: Harvard Medical School
Topics: Patent medicines, Quacks and quackery, Nostrums, Quackery
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Anatomy, Pathological, Anatomy, Pathology
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by Kleinert, Georg Otto
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No more published
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Mental Healing, Neurotic Disorders, Psychotherapy, Psychotherapy
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Title from cover
Topics: Medicine, Periodicals, Ohio
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Vols. 5-10 published by the estate of Constantine Hering
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
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by American Institute of Homeopathy. Committee on Pharmacopia
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [15]-20) and index
Topics: Homeopathic pharmacopoeias, Pharmacopoeias, Homeopathic
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by Chenu, Jean Charles, 1808-1879; Red Cross. France. Croix-Rouge française. Société française de secours aux blessés militaires
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Topics: Medicine, Military, Ambulances, Transportation of Patients, Military Medicine, Naval Medicine
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by Cruveilhier, J. (Jean), 1791-1874
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v.3 wants p. 465-8
Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
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by Berjeau, J. Ph. (Jean Philibert), 1809-1891; Frost, James Henry Paine, 1825-1875
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Syphilis, Gonorrhea, Spermatorrhea, Urinary organs, Syphilis, Gonorrhea, Urogenital System,...
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Includes index
Topics: Homeopathy, Plants, Medicinal, Homeopathy, Materia medica, Vegetable
Topics: Materia medica, Vegetable, Materia Medica
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Topics: Adolescent Psychology, Adolescent psychology
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by Donati, Marcello, 1538-1602
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Includes indexes
Topics: Clinical medicine, Clinical Medicine
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"Concours pour l'agrégation (Section de Chimie)."
Topics: Chemistry, Medicine, Chemistry, Medicine
University of Ottawa
by Millant, Richard, 1876-
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Topics: Eunuchs, Castration
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Includes index
Topic: Medical jurisprudence
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by Tardieu, Ambroise, 1818-1879
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Medical jurisprudence, Sex crimes, Criminals
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Breast, Breastfeeding, Breast in literature, Breastfeeding in literature, Breast in art,...
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by Smedley, Edward, 1788-1836; Taylor, W. C. (William Cooke), 1800-1849; Thompson, Henry, 1797-1878; Rich, Elihu, 1819-1875
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Topics: Occultism, Occultism, Spiritualism
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by Albers-Schönberg, Heinrich Ernst, 1865-1921
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Radiology, Medical, Diagnosis, Radioscopic, X-rays, Radiography, Radiography
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Includes index
Topics: Surgical instruments and apparatus, Surgical Instruments
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by Patient, Sane
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Title vignette; head and tail pieces
Topics: Mental illness, Mentally ill, Insanity (Law), Mentally Ill Persons
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by Flournoy, Théodore, 1854-1920; Vermilye, Daniel B; Prince, Morton, 1854-1929, former owner. med
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Spiritualism, Sleepwalking, Spiritualism, Somnambulism
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by Royal College of Physicians of London. Joint Committee
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Includes index
Topics: Diseases, Disease, Disease, Nosology
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Vols. 5-10 published by the estate of Constantine Hering
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
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by Laennec, R. T. H. (René Théophile Hyacinthe), 1781-1826; Modigliani, Angiolo
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Auscultation, Percussion, Auscultation, Percussion
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by Lombroso, Cesare, 1835-1909; Horton, Henry P. (Henry Pomeroy), b. 1869, tr
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"Translator's note": p. [xxxvii]
Topics: Crime, Criminal anthropology, Criminals, Criminology
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Includes index
Topics: Surgery, X-rays, General Surgery, X-Rays
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by Macer, Floridus; Choulant, Ludwig, 1791-1861; Hermann, Gottfried, 1772-1848; Sillig, Julius, 1801-1855; Walahfrid Strabo, 807?-849. Hortulus; Otho, Cremonensis. De electione meliorum simplicum ac speciarum medicinalium rhythml; Folz, Hans, ca. 1440-1513. Confectbuch
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This herbal "was probably composed by Odo of Meurg, or by another Frenchman"--Introduction to the history of science / by George Sarton, v. 1 (1927), p. 741
Topics: Materia medica, Vegetable, Botany, Medical, Medicine, Medieval, Plants, Medicinal
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Materia medica, Materia Medica
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by Adams, W. H. Davenport (William Henry Davenport), 1828-1891
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Includes bibliographical references
Topics: Magic, Witchcraft, Occultism
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by Martin, August Eduard, 1847-; Jung, Ph. (Philipp Jacob), 1870-1918
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topics: Gynecology, Gynecology
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Vols. 5-10 published by the estate of Constantine Hering
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
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by Demarquay, J. N. (Jean Nicolas), 1811-1875
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Penis, Penis
Errata on p. [1] of last group
Topics: Nitrous oxide, Nitrous Oxide
Title vignette; head pieces; initials
Topics: Monsters, Abnormalities, Human, Congenital Abnormalities
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by Dollinger, Dr; Joachimsthal, Georg, 1863-1914
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Orthopedics, Orthopedics
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by Mense, Carl Anton, 1861-
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Bibliographies interspersed, contains index
Topics: Tropical medicine, Tropical Medicine, genealogy
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Vols. 5-10 published by the estate of Constantine Hering
Topics: Homeopathy, Homeopathy, Materia Medica
Topics: Beriberi, Beri-beri
"Books in various eastern languages connected with medicine and other sciences": v. 2, p. 491-527
Topics: Materia medica, Materia medica, Materia Medica
" ... ihre Lage, Besitzer, Einrichtungen, Eigenthümlichkeiten, Wirkungen, Lebensart, Vergnügungsörter, Theurung oder Wohlfeilheit, ihre neueste Literatur and neuesten Analysen."
Topics: Mineral waters, Balneology
First published in Madrid, 1728
Topics: Anatomy, Anatomy
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At head of title: Lehmann's medizinische Handatlanten ..
Topics: Fractures, Fractures, Bone
Cover-title
Topics: Homeopathy, Booksellers' catalogs, Materia Medica
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by Flammarion, Camille, 1842-1925
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Author's full name: Nicolas Camille Flammarion
Topics: Parapsychology, Parapsychology, Spiritualism
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by Martin, August Eduard, 1847-
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Bd. III published by S. Karger, Berlin, 1906
Topics: Generative organs, Female, Genital Diseases, Female
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by Romberg, Ernst von, 1865-1933
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Includes bibliographical references and index
Topics: Heart, Blood-vessels, X-rays, Blood Vessels, Heart Diseases
Topics: Human anatomy, Anatomy
Head and tail pieces; side notes
Topic: Chemistry